From October 12th to January 12th, Tor.com will be considering novellas of 20,000-40,000 words that fit the epic fantasy, sword and sorcery, high fantasy, or quest fantasy genres, whether set on Earth or on an original fantasy world. However, they will only be considering novellas that inhabit worlds that are not modeled on European cultures.
People’s Ink writer Amber Cook has a story called “Suspended Animation” in the Northwest Independent Writers Association’s 2016 anthology ARTIFACT that was released at ORYCON 38 in November. What do you do if you’re the glorified cruise director on an interstellar journey, and the only one the ship’s AI wakes up when it’s boarded by unknown aliens—and
NATIONAL NOVEL EDITING MONTH is coming in March! This is a free, online event for all writers to make a major push on rewriting & editing their projects, learn how to edit faster & smarter, and enjoy the benefits of a month of community, goals, and rewards, just like NaNoWriMo. Sign up at www.nanoedmo.com, or
People’s Ink writer Kristin Bork has been published! Kristin’s work is appearing in the recently released War Stories 2016, an anthology of works that explore the effects of war on veterans, their loved ones, and civilians. Further information about the anthology can be found here. Congratulations, Kristin!
The Golden Key, a bi-annual journal of speculative and literary writing, is seeking submissions for its 7th issue. The theme of the issue is “Resurrected Things”; full submission guidelines can be found here. For those who might be visually inclined, The Golden Key is also seeking an illustrator for Issue 7. Interested parties can query
For the second year in a row, Multnomah County Library is looking to purchase excellent self-published work to add to our catalog. Multnomah County Library wants to read your book! From October 11 to December 15, 2016, the library will accept submissions from local authors who would like to see their books added to the library’s
People’s Ink writer Simone Parker will have a public reading next week at The Poetry Foundation in Chicago! The event is called The Open Door and it features a professor of poetry and one of their current or recent students. Simone has been chosen to read alongside Professor Joshua Corey on Tuesday, October 18th. You can find more details about the event